Health Science Technology

The Health Science Technology program is designed for those students who seek entry level jobs as well as for the currently employed individual wishing to broaden skills for career enhancement.

As a graduate, you will possess marketable skills sets for direct services as well as the foundation needed to understand current health care delivery. The Health Science Technology program provides a smooth transition or career pathway to an Allied Health or nursing selective admission program once a student is accepted.  

A grade of “C” or better is required in each biological science and quantitative reasoning course.

Where can I work?                  

With the Health Science Technology degree, you may be employed in a wide range of health care facilities as well as other industries, including:

  • Hospitals
  • Doctors’ Offices
  • Assisted Living Facilities
  • Outpatient Care Centers
  • Health Department
  • Clinics
  • Pharmacies

How much will I earn?

According to the Kentucky Occupational Outlook to 2018, average annual wages for health science technology professionals range from $22,400 to $27,500.

How long will it take to complete the program?

You can complete this program four semesters.

What are the program options?

Associate in Applied Science Degree

  • Health Science Technology

Certificates

Would you like more information?

Contact

Dr. Patsy Jackson, DNP, MSN, APRN, FNP-C
Professor of Nursing & Coordinator- Associate Degree in Nursing
patsy.jackson@kctcs.edu
(606) 889-4711